About Partek Laboratories

about1Founded in 1980, Partek Laboratories, Inc., has the largest and most technologically advanced metallurgical testing labs and welder certification facilities along the Gulf Coast.

Our experienced and certified staff of metallurgical and welding engineers, American Welding Society Certified Welding Inspectors (CWI), and lab technicians provide expert service with flexible, around-the-clock testing capabilities and welding procedure development. Just as each metal we test has its own unique characteristics, Partek recognizes the unique needs of each and every client and is committed to delivering timely, trusted results that meet the stringent demands of industry.


Metallurgical Testing

  • Mechanical Testing
  • Chemical Analysis
  • Positive Material Identification
  • Failure and Material Analysis
  • Field Metallographic Replication
  • Electronic Arc Welding Data Logger

Welding Procedures & Welder Qualifications

  • Welding Procedure Development & Testing
  • Welder Certification for specific processes
  • Welding Procedure Witnessing & Monitoring by AWS CWI

Our Quality Assurance Program complies with:

  • ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code
  • API-Q1
  • ISO 17025